Polls: FG wants Nigerians to maintain peace, cooperate with security agencies


The National Information Centre has called on Nigerians to maintain the peace and cooperate with security agencies now that the presidential and National Assembly elections are over. The information is contained in a statement issued by Mike Omeri, the coordinator of the centre, in Abuja on Sunday. Omeri said the

Buhari wins in Jigawa and Kogi States

APC Presidential candidate, Gen Buhari has been declared winner of the presidential election in Kogi state. The Kogi INEC Collation Officer Prof. Adikwu Michael while making the announcement at the state's secretariat in Lokoja this morning said Buhari pulled 264,851 votes out of the 439,287 votes that was cast in

Buhari adds Oyo to winning streak

Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan General Muhammadu Buhari at Chatham House, London The Collation Officer of the Oyo state Presidential Election, Professor Ayobami Salami, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) declared General Muhammadu Buhari of All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the presidential election in Oyo winning by 225,244.

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The atmosphere in Owerri, the Imo State capital, Sunday evening built up to a tensed level as hundreds of alleged APC supporters marched to INEC office, Owerri, demanding the electoral body to release the results of the presidential and National Assembly elections. According to some of the protesters, who spoke

Etisalat: Telecom company appoints new VPs

Etisalat Nigeria has appointed Ibrahim Dikko as vice president for regulatory and corporate affairs, and Ken Ogujiofor as vice president for consumer sales and service.

Photos: President Obama almost falls down steps of President’s jet

President Obama nearly took a tumble as he was strolling down the stairs of the presidential jet, Air Force One, over the weekend. He was returning to Washington DC from a golfing trip in Florida when the incident happened. Thankfully, he quickly steadied himself and continued on his journey down

Oil giant Total sells Nigerian oil field stake for $569 mn


French oil giant Total said Monday that it has sold its stake in a Nigerian oil field to a local company for $569 million (523 million euros). The post Oil giant Total sells Nigerian oil field stake for $569 mn appeared first on Vanguard News.

Nigerian election ‘meets continental and regional standards’ AU


The African Union on Monday praised the conduct of Nigeria's general election but urged political parties to go to court to resolve any disputes, given fears of violence. The post Nigerian election ‘meets continental and regional standards’ AU appeared first on Vanguard News.

Buhari leads Jonathan in Adamawa


Out of the result declared, APC won in nine Local Governments while PDP won in 5 local governments. The post Buhari leads Jonathan in Adamawa appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Ethereal Chic meets Tribal Glam! See Tsemaye Binitie’s “Maask” Collection Lookbook


We have got the latest collection from Nigerian fashion designer – Tsemaye Binitie of his eponymous fashion label. Titled “Maask“, the collection is a new dimension for the designer. He based all the pieces on the African mask that can be found in numerous cultures and was also inspired by

PDP wins three House of Reps seats, APC one in Edo


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State has won three House of Representatives’ seats while the All Progressives Congress (APC) has picked one. According to the electoral officer in Esan West/Esan Central/Igueben federal constituency, Joe Edionwele of the PDP polled a total of 36,045 to defeat his APC opponent,